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Accession number 1962.089
Catalog Number 1962.089.0001
Object Name Towel, Linen
Description White linen handwoven towel in a alternating twill block pattern. Long sides are selvedges, top and bottom edges have a thin 3/16" rolled hem, hand stitched. Cotton twill tape folded in half, is sewn at center on each end for hanging tabs. Date is estimated at ca. 1830, and from Mt. Lebanon.
Date 1820-1840
Height (in) 34
Width (in) 20.5
Material Linen
Place of Origin Mt. Lebanon, NY